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The change is getting old: Botany Rd

If the pub purchases of the Hemmes empire are anything to go by, the stretch of land that lies roughly in-between Redfern and Mascot will continue to change significantly over the next twenty or so years. 1,623 more words


East London Artists | UEL Doctorate in Fine Art Showcase | June 2017

I made a new work entitled Repair Centre (2017) for my Doctoral showcase last month. Unfortunately the ‘arrangement’ I finally ended up exhibiting was far less successful than every single prior incarnation of the work. 117 more words

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Vernacular Aesthetics continued...

It’s been an interesting few months for opening up the discourse around the Vernacular Aesthetics of the Global City and indeed my registration document for my Doctorate is now due, and most likely called ‘Global Vernacular Aesthetics’. 420 more words

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Declining Retail Sales

Retail sales in Great Britain: Feb 2017 – ONS

  • Estimates of the quantity bought in retail sales increased by 3.7% compared with February 2016 and increased by 1.4% compared with January 2017; this monthly growth is seen across all store types.
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We Click, But Will We Ever Collect?

Twitter was abuzz this week about Amazon’s next potential assault on the grocery market and, rather than their j0b-wrecking Amazon Go concept, it looks like they are going to be the latest to try a Click & Collect approach. 861 more words

Business Rate Revaluation – will letting agents win or lose?

Update: the government has published a further consultation on business rate reform here:  Gov.uk (Feb 2017)

How will letting agents be affected by April’s business rate revaluation? 472 more words